Monthly Archives: January 2013

Waiting on Kirtsaeng and Working with ORI

The Supreme Court has not yet published its opinion in the Wiley v. Kirtsaeng case and now stands adjourned until February 19, 2013.   The opinion is expected any time before the Court recesses in June.  This critically important case will more »

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Owners Rights Initiative Members’ Video – December 2012

Owners Rights Initiative (ORI) members’ video recorded December 2012 <iframe width=”420″ height=”315″ src=”https://www.youtube.com/embed/puL8hP5onuU” frameborder=”0″ allowfullscreen></iframe>

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Preliminary Injunction Against Reseller Reversed

Preliminary Injunction Against Reseller Reversed The 1st Circuit Court of Appeals in Swarovski v. Building 19 has reversed a Preliminary Injunction against a reseller of Swarovski crystal figurines that would have restricted its use of the Swarovski trademark to advertise more »

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Introduction of HR 22 – Foreign Counterfeit Merchandise Prevention Act

HR 22 – the Foreign Counterfeit Merchandise Prevention Act – was introduced on January 3, 2013 by Representative Ted Poe (R-TX) with 6 co-sponsors.  This is an amended version of last session’s controversial HR 4216, which was aggressively opposed by more »

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The Use of Trademarks for Resale of Refurbished Goods by David Wolf 2008

Welcome to AFTA’s Resource Library created and maintained exclusively for Supporters of the American Free Trade Association

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Sharing the Burden of Proof in Parallel Importation Cases: 2002 Journal of High Technology Law

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AFTA’s Board of Directors have, over many years, collected a plethora of documents, information, articles and resources uniquely of interest to the parallel market community and is pleased to share this wealth of knowledge with AFTA supporters and contributors.

Hundreds of different media are included within AFTA’s Resource Library, including (but not limited to) materials in the following Resource Categories:

  • Court filings, opinions and orders
  • Background and historical materials
  • Current media and press
  • Information about upcoming industry workshops, events and training

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